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Events on Tuesday, September 27, 2016
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Webinar: New Student Preview for Graduate & Professional Students

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 12:15 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

For most people who make the decision to continue their education, either to complete a bachelor's degree or go on for a master's or doctorate degree, their focus is on the program of study and which institution best fits their academic needs.

Register here

TED Talko Tuesday!

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., On-campus, Galileo Hall, 201

TED Talk-O Tuesdays! Join us for our 1st TED Talk-O event of the semester. Free tacos, and interesting TED talks!

Solidarity Supper

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 5:30 p.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College, Mission & Ministry Center - Lounge

Solidarity Suppers are homemade meals that are open to any student who wants a meal. 

Resume/Interview Workshop

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Orinda Room

During this interactive workshop, you will learn how to write a compelling resume' and how to ace the interview.  Popcorn and gummy bears will be served!

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Pizza & Bowling Night

Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., Diablo Valley Bowl | 1500 Monument Blvd Concord, CA 94520 United States

This is a joint event with the communication department that will be funding this event.

APASA Friendship Games Fundraiser

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., On-campus, Dante Hall: Quad

The purpose of this fundraiser is to help financially support our club and members in our trip to Friendship Games on October 25th. 

Trans-Global Executive MBA Online Information Session w/ Dr. Linda Herkenhoff

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., Online

Spend a lunch hour online with Dr. Linda Herkenhoff, Program Director for the Trans-Global Executive MBA program!

Join Us!

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Fall 2016 Study Abroad Fair

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, Dryden Hall

Thinking about studying abroad? Come to Dryden to explore the many different destinations and programs available. Many of our partner institutions will be there and your peers who are alumni! Ask questions! Explore! 

 

MEET THE FIRMS 2016 hosted by the SMC Accounting Association

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center

The SMC Accounting Association invites all undergraduate & graduate accounting students to attend the most important recruiting event of the year, MEET THE FIRMS 2016!

RSVP BY Sept 26

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Graduate Student Reading Series

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 - 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Join us to listen to Ross Belot (poetry),  John Ellis (creative nonfiction),  Emily Koch (fiction), and Andrea Murphy (poetry).

 

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Gaels on the Go: Warriors Game Sign Ups

Wednesday, September 28, 2016 7:30 p.m., Off-campus

Taking 48 students to the Warriors stadium to watch a preseason game vs. the LA Clippers!

Leveraging LinkedIn

Thursday, September 29, 2016 - 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Lafayette Room

Did you know that most recruiters are turning to LinkedIn to find potential employees? 

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Election Dialogue: Voting Rights and Wrongs

Thursday, September 29, 2016 7:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

Please join us for Election Dialogue: Voting Rights and Wrongs, September 29, 2016, 7:30 p.m. at the Soda Center.

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Question, Persuade, and Refer (QPR) Suicide Awareness and Prevention Training

Friday, September 30, 2016 - 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

This two hour training teaches students, faculty, and staff how to recognize the warning signs of suicide and refer the person in need to the appropriate resources. Sign up to get "QPR'd" today!

16th Annual Tucci Golf Party

Friday, September 30, 2016 - 10:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., Boundary Oak Golf Course | 3800 Valley Vista, Walnut Creek, CA

Join us for our annual celebration of the "Spirit of Lefty" and to remember our other departed friends Tom Murrin '71, Mike Cooney '72 and Jim Paine '70.

Schedule:

10:30 a.m.  |  Check-in and Lunch

RSVP NOW

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Alzheimer's Walk 2016

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Heather Farm Park | 301 N San Carlos Drive Walnut Creek , CA 94598 United States

Psi Chi and Psych Club are teaming up to walk and raise awarness for Alzheimer's. Event takes place in Walnut Creek CA on October 1st. The event is sponsored by the Alzeheimer's Associtation.

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Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Golden Gate Park San Francisco, CA United States

Members of the club will go to the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival in San Francisco to experience traditional bluegrass, and other music. 

RHA: Pokemon Go in the City!

Saturday, October 1, 2016 - 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., Off-campus

Are you Team Instinct, Team Valor, Team Mystic, or have yet to find your inner Pokemon trainer? Please join RHA for Pokemon Go in the City! Public transportation to San Francisco will be provided by BART and the County Connection.

Animal Blessing in Commemoration of St. Francis

Sunday, October 2, 2016 - 10 a.m. to 11 a.m., On-campus, Chapel: Plaza

Students, faculty and staff are invited to bring your beloved critters to receive a blessing at the brief outdoor service in remembrance of St.

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PRIDE Excursion to Castro Street Fair

Sunday, October 2, 2016 - 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., Castro Street Fair | 429 Castro Street San Francisco, CA 94114 United States

The PRIDE CLub will be headed for a day at the Castro Street Fair in San Francisco, in order to kick off Coming Out Week Celebrations

Registration for January 2017 Term On-campus courses

Monday, October 3, 2016 - 8 a.m. to Thursday, October 6, 2016 5 p.m., On-campus

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Mental Health Awareness and Campus of Caring Week CARNIVAL

Monday, October 3, 2016 - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Dante Hall: Quad

 
CAPS and various campus partners will be hosting a bunch of fun events, including a cake walk, stigma/board breaking, a ball pit, a community mandala, and more!
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Coming Out Week LGBTQIA Bingo

Monday, October 3, 2016 6:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Test your knowledge of LGBTQIA vocabulary, pop culture, and history! Cool prizes will be available to the winners

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BFG Taco Fundraiser

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 12 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Lawn

We will be selling tacos and agua fresca in the attempts to fundraise for t-shirts and Danzantes Unidos conference during Easter break this spring semester. 

Blessing of the Interfaith Sacred Space

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 1 p.m., On-campus, Chapel: Plaza

Dear Saint Mary's Community,

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Afternoon Craft Conversation: Publishing and the Literary Ecosystem with Ethan Nosowsky

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 2:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., On-campus, Dante Hall, 204

Ethan Nosowsky, visiting editor in fiction is giving a craft talk in Dante 204.

REACH: Exploitation & Trafficking in Your Backyard

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., On-campus, Delphine Hall

Human trafficking earns an estimated $150 billion worldwide per year.  A lot of that activity and money exchange occurs in the Bay Area including Contra Costa County.

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Book Presentation: Los Norteados, Written by Prof Alvaro Ramirez

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., On-campus, Galileo Hall, 201

Themes of loss, confusion and searching for "home" are woven throughout this collection of short stories which narrate the transnational lives of mexican migrants in the United States.

Black Student Union Annual Soriee

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 7 p.m. to 10 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Claeys Lounge

The Black Student Union annual Soiree is a semi-formal event where Black students get together, and enjoy good food as well as each other's company. 

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Creative Writing Reading Series: Tracy K. Smith

Wednesday, October 5, 2016 - 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., 3491 Mt. Diablo Blvd, Lafayette, CA 94549

Tracy K. Smith

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National Mood Screening Day

Thursday, October 6, 2016 - 12 p.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Dante Hall: Quad

Test your mood with a short survey and pet some therapy dogs!

Fair Trade Friday

Friday, October 7, 2016 9 a.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College, Mission and Ministry Center

Fair Trade Friday is a celebration of being one of the only Fair Trade certified schools in California! Free Fair Trade coffee and chocolate is available on the first Friday of every month!

Feel Good Friday

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., On-campus, Delphine Hall

Parent and Family Weekend

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 12 p.m. to Sunday, October 9, 2016 12 p.m., On-campus

Parent and Family Weekend is a time to spend time and reconnect with you student while enjoying some times on campus.  

 

RSVP for the weekend!

BINGO Night

Friday, October 7, 2016 - 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, Dryden Hall

This isn't your average BINGO night.  Join us for food, fun and prizes.  Families are welcome.

SCHOOL OF SCIENCE Summer Research Program - 31st Annual Student Poster Session

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 2 p.m. to 4 p.m., On-campus, Brother Alfred Brosseau Hall: Atrium

Please join us for a fun-filled, informational, and educational afternoon where 13 Summer Research Program students will display their research projects at the 31st Annual School of Science Student Poster Session.  Review each poster an

Staff Council: Meeting

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Come join our meetings! We meet on the 2nd Tuesday of each month!

Environmental and Earth Sciences Fall 2016 Colloquium

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., On-campus, Brother Alfred Brosseau Hall, 114

This is an opportunity for students, faculty, and staff who are interested in environmental issues to hear from members of our campus community who are doing important work in this field.  Please join us for a 30-minute talk, followed by questions

Solidarity Supper

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 5:30 p.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College, Mission & Ministry Center - Lounge

Solidarity Suppers are homemade meals that are open to any student who wants a meal. 

Sneak-A-Peak: Campus Housing Open House and Community BBQ

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Ferrogiarro Hall: Quad

Join us during Community Time: Sneak-A-Peak: Campus Housing Open House and Community BBQ.  We will be providing information for Faculty, Staff and Students about the residence halls at SMC in addition to providing tours.

SERVE with SEBA

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 5:45 p.m. to 8 p.m., 4010 Nelson Ave, Concord, CA 94520

SEBA Gaels get together on the second Wednesday of every month to serve members of our community in need at the Contra Costa and Solano County Food Bank. Please join us this month from 5:45 - 8 pm to serve with SEBA.

RSVP Now

Graduate Business Hybrid Class Visit & Information Session

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Online

Don't fully understand what Hybrid means or how it works?

Spend an evening with the Saint Mary's MBA Program! Learn about the program from members of the admissions team from the convenience of your home.

Register Here!

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Leadership Department Open House

Wednesday, October 12, 2016 - 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, Filippi Academic Hall

Our two-hour Open House events are held on campus and hosted by faculty and staff of the Leadership Department.

RSVP NOW

Fall 2016 Mid-term Exam Period

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 8 a.m. to Wednesday, October 19, 2016 9 p.m., On-campus

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Webinar: How to Pay for Grad School: Before, During and After

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 5:15 p.m. to 6 p.m., Online

Prospective and current students need to know that they can pay for their graduate studies without risking their financial security in the future. The days of fully-funded scholarships or even subsidized loans for graduate study are long past.

Register Here

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Kalmanovitz School of Education ALL PROGRAM Information Session for Prospective Students

Thursday, October 13, 2016 - 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

The Kalmanovitz School of Education at Saint Mary's College of California will host an All-Program Information Session for Prospective Students.

RSVP HERE

Graduate Business Moraga Info Session w/ Trans-Global Executive MBA Class Visit

Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., On-campus, Filippi Academic Hall, 205

Spend a weekend lunch with the Saint Mary's MBA Program! Learn about our seven M.B.A. and M.S. degree programs from members of the admissions team at one of our campus locations around the Bay Area and closer to you.

Moraga Class Visit RSVP

Saint Mary's Athletics

SMC Women's Soccer vs. Pepperdine

Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., On-campus, Stadium

The Saint Mary's women's soccer team hosts Pepperdine in a West Coast Conference match in Saint Mary's Stadium. Admission is free for SMC students, faculty & staff. Tickets are on sale to the public at SMCGaels.com.  

Bible Speaker Series: Bishop Stephen Blaire on "Faith and Politics"

Monday, October 17, 2016 - 7:30 p.m. to 9 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room, Moraga Room

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Graduate Student Reading Series

Wednesday, October 19, 2016 - 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

Come listen to our fellow students Antoinette Broussard-Farmer (creative nonfiction), Melissa Healey (creative nonfiction), and Christa Morgan (fiction)

Mid-term Holiday - No Classes

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 8 a.m. to Friday, October 21, 2016 9 p.m., On-campus

Salinas Immersion

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 11 a.m. to Sunday, October 23, 2016 11 a.m., Off-campus

This immersion is about spending mid-semester break in Salinas CA, just outside Monterey, to explore more about the issues of food safety, medical, and human right issues from people who feed us everyday.

Salinas Immersion

Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 4 p.m. to Sunday, October 23, 2016 1 p.m., South Bay

The Salinas immersion is about spending mid-semester break in Salinas, just outside Monterey, to explore more about the issues of food safety, medical, and human right issues from the people who feed us everyday.

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Distinguished Speaker Series: Rick Morris - How to Create a Better Classroom Culture

Saturday, October 22, 2016 - 8:30 a.m. to 12 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

The secret ingredient to a happy, productive classroom is freedom.  Adding a bit of freedom in the classroom will enable students to develop self-control.  In this dynamic presentation, Rick Morris will show you how to accomplish that goal.

Register and pay

2016-17 Men's Basketball Tip-Off Dinner

Saturday, October 22, 2016 6 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

Meet the team. Meet Coach Bennett. Support your Gaels!

RSVP NOW

Saint Mary's Athletics

SMC Men's Soccer vs. San Francisco

Sunday, October 23, 2016 - 1 p.m. to 3 p.m., On-campus, Stadium

The Saint Mary's men's soccer team hosts San Francisco in a West Coast Conference match in Saint Mary's Stadium. Admission is free for SMC students, faculty & staff. Tickets are on sale to the public at SMCGaels.com.  

Saint Mary's Golf Invitational

Monday, October 24, 2016 8 a.m., 3200 Lopez Rd, Pebble Beach, CA 93953

The Saint Mary's golf team hosts its annual Saint Mary's Invitational at Poppy Hills Golf Course in Pebble Beach.  Several of the top college golf programs in the country attend this annual event.  Go Gaels!

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Safe Space: The Minoritized Experience

Monday, October 24, 2016 - 4 p.m. to 6 p.m., On-campus, Delphine Hall

The main goal of this program is to give students who hold minoritized identities at Saint Mary's the opportunity to share their voices and experiences with each other.  We hope to explore students' multiple intersecting identities and how they ha

Saint Mary's Golf Invitational

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 8 a.m., 3200 Lopez Rd, Pebble Beach, CA 93953

The Saint Mary's golf team hosts its annual Saint Mary's Invitational at Poppy Hills Golf Course in Pebble Beach.  Several of the top college golf programs in the country attend this annual event.  Go Gaels!

Environmental and Earth Sciences Fall 2016 Colloquium

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 5 p.m. to 6 p.m., On-campus, Brother Alfred Brosseau Hall, 114

This is an opportunity for students, faculty, and staff who are interested in environmental issues to hear from members of our campus community who are doing important work in this field.  Please join us for a 30-minute talk, followed by questions

INVEST: I Got You Boo! Tier 1

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., On-campus, Delphine Hall

This INVEST program– sponsored by the IC and WRC, will explore the different between healthy, unhealthy, and abusive relationships. The goal of the program is to give students the tools in recognizing signs of abuse in a relationship.

Solidarity Supper

Tuesday, October 25, 2016 5:30 p.m., On-campus, Saint Mary's College, Mission & Ministry Center - Lounge

Solidarity Suppers are homemade meals that are open to any student who wants a meal. 

Saint Mary's Golf Invitational

Wednesday, October 26, 2016 8 a.m., 3200 Lopez Rd, Pebble Beach, CA 93953

The Saint Mary's golf team hosts its annual Saint Mary's Invitational at Poppy Hills Golf Course in Pebble Beach.  Several of the top college golf programs in the country attend this annual event.  Go Gaels!

Sustainable Purchasing Policy FAQ

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 12 p.m. to 1 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall, 113

This workshop will utilize the input and directive of our staff (admin, coordinators, events) on how we initiate a more socially and environmentally conscious set of purchasing guidelines.

RSVP

Saint Mary's Athletics

SMC Women's Soccer vs. BYU

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m., On-campus, Stadium

The Saint Mary's women's soccer team hosts BYU in a West Coast Conference match in Saint Mary's Stadium. Admission is free for SMC students, faculty & staff. Tickets are on sale to the public at SMCGaels.com.  

INVEST: I Got You Boo! Tier 2

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., On-campus, Delphine Hall

This INVEST program– sponsored by the IC and WRC, will explore the different between healthy, unhealthy, and abusive relationships. The goal of the program is to give students the tools in recognizing signs of abuse in a relationship.

Guest Lecture - Dana Frasz of Food Shift

Thursday, October 27, 2016 - 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., On-campus, De La Salle Hall: Hagerty Lounge

As part of Campus Sustainability Week and co-sponsored by Sustainability, JCL, and the Mission & Ministry Center, Dana Frasz, founder of Oakland's Food Shift, will discuss the intersections of food insecurity and food waste. 

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Election Dialogue: Parties, Populism and Polarization

Thursday, October 27, 2016 7:30 p.m., On-campus, Soda Activity Center: Moraga Room

Please join us for Election Dialogue: Parties, Populism and Polarization, October 27, 2016, 7:30 p.m. at the Soda Center.